Our Next Event
Meeting the Challenges of Governing the Employee Stock-Owned Company
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
The MN Chapter of the National Association of Corporate Directors will host a panel on “Meeting the Challenges of Governing the Employee Stock-Owned Company".
Employee-owned (ESOP) companies present special governance challenges for directors. While this ownership structure can provide “the best of all worlds” -- incentives for employee loyalty, patient capital for the business and liquidity for departing founders, effective board governance req ...
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NACD Provides Action Steps to Advance Boardroom Diversity
NACD report provides guidance on boardroom diversity as a means to enhance global competitiveness.
The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) released the Report of the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission on the Diverse Board: Moving From Interest to Action, detailing the strategies directors and boards can implement to advance boardroom diversity in the evolving economic environment. The report was unveiled at the annual NACD Board Leadership Conference.
This report is the first to identify not only the structural, social, and habitual barriers that prevent directors from advancing diversity in the boardroom, but also the ensuing actions that directors can take to overcome them to increase company competitiveness.